Gifts and Decorative Accessories Partners with MyRegistry.Com to Offer Gift Retailers Universal Gift Registry Solution

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Fort Lee, NJ, September 11, 2017 — MyRegistry.com, the world’s leading universal gift registry provider, announced today its partnership with Gifts and Decorative Accessories, the No. 1 gift industry media authority that serves tens of thousands of retailers, manufacturers and vendors of gift items.

This collaboration means that gift retailers no longer have to spend time and resources building their own internal gift registries. MyRegisty.com has developed a software solution that’s so simple to install, users can get it up and running on their websites and in their stores in a matter of days.

“It’s a fact,” said MyRegistry.com President, Nancy Lee. “If a retailer that sells gifts doesn’t have a gift registry, they are missing out on their share of a $35 billion industry. But our cost-effective universal software solution is the easiest way for them to get in the game.”

According to Lee, the MyRegistry.com universal gift registry software is compatible with all major website platforms. It’s also customizable and requires minimal investment or technical experience to install. She added, “It used to cost tens of thousands of dollars to implement a cross-channel integrated gift registry system. Now, retailers can take advantage of our yearly software plan, which gives them the same benefit but costs little more per day than a latte.”

“It was an easy decision for us to partner with MyRegistry.com,” said Gifts and Decorative Accessories' Bruce Morris, VP Group Publisher, “Our magazine and website GiftsandDec.com keep the gift industry informed of the latest industry news and insight. They should know about this innovative software that takes the legwork out of adding a gift registry to their sites and stores. It’s an option they’ve been seeking but missing until now.”

As part of its software package, MyRegistry.com also offers in-store integration as well as technology that turns registrants’ smartphones into barcode scanners so they can instantly scan items to their gift lists. And because the company powers everything behind the scenes, ongoing tech support rests in its hands. As the leader in the marketplace, MyRegistry.com updates its software every week, so retailers who use it always have the latest, cutting-edge gift registry technology.

So, who will benefit most from a universal gift registry powered by MyRegistry.com? “Retailers with merchandise that appeals to those planning a wedding, expecting a baby or looking to create a Wish List for any occasion, including holidays, birthdays, anniversaries, housewarmings, etc.,” said Lee.

Research shows that registrants prefer universal gift registries, and that they are far more likely to add products from a store when they can aggregate all of their gifts on a single list. This is another advantage for retailers who use the MyRegistry.com software. When someone adds a gift from their store, it also displays on MyRegistry.com among the registrant’s other gift choices. This gives the retailer tremendous brand exposure with a new audience—those purchasing the gifts.

About MyRegistry.com
Launched in 2005, MyRegistry.com is the premier destination for Universal Gift Registry services. MyRegistry.com gives its users the ability to create one centralized registry for any gift-giving occasion. Registrants can add items from any store in the world. They can even sync existing store registries and tastefully register for cash gifts. In addition, MyRegistry.com is the largest universal gift registry software provider to U.S. and Canadian retailers. All stores, One registry.®

About Gifts and Decorative Accessories
Gifts and Decorative Accessories is the gift industry's leading media authority providing a comprehensive package of print and online information resources designed to help retailers and manufacturers in the gift, toy and home décor categories gain valuable insight into the market dynamics affecting their business. Gifts and Decorative Accessories delivers the latest gift and toy industry news, new product introductions, important consumer trends, store operation solutions, trade show news, technology updates and much more.

GiftsandDec.com Media Contact:
Bruce Morris, VP Group Publisher
bmorris@pbmbrands.com
917-733-5194

MyRegistry.com Media Contact:
Kristen Sfyris
201-363-0045 x105

MyRegistry.com Software Contact:
Tzvika Goldenberg
201-363-0045 x123

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